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Ena Yadira
Ena is 43 years old. She has no dependent children and lives with her spouse in their home. She resides in the community of San Lorenzo, in a valley in southern Honduras, and has been working selling detergents for the past three years. Her customers are her friends, neighbors, and people whom she visits daily in nearby communities. She also travels outside her community with help from her son, who also makes an income from Ena's business in order to support his family.

Ena is requesting this loan to buy products like detergent, bleach, bath soap, toothpaste, and toilet paper. This loan will allow her to make more sales and have higher earnings, which she will use to improve her home. She is a recurring client who is requesting her third loan from Prisma and Kiva to increase her working capital. This loan will allow her to invest in more products to sell.

Ena's goal is to better stock her business and be able to hire another employee. She wants her business to create jobs and help her family.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - June, 2014
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La señora ENA de 43 años de edad, no tiene hijos que dependen de ella, vive con su conyugue, en su casa, radica en la comunidad de el comercio san Lorenzo, Valle al sur de Honduras, y se dedica desde hace 03 años al negocio de venta de detergentes, su venta es con los amigos, vecinos, y personas que ella visita a diario en los caseríos aledaños a su comunidad, también sale a vender fuera de su comunidad con la ayuda de su hijo que también se genera ingresos del negocio de Doña Ena para mantener su familia.
Doña Ena esta solicitando el préstamo para la compra de productos como detergente, cloro blanqueador, jabón de baño, pasta dental y papel higiénico, con el apoyo del préstamo ella venderá mas y tendrá mejores ganancias que se convertirán en mejoras para su hogar, es un cliente sub siguiente que solicita su tercer préstamo a Prisma y Kiva, para capital de trabajo ya que con este préstamo podrá hacer la inversión en productos para la venta.
Doña Ena su sueño es tener más surtido su negocio y emplear a una persona más ya que por medio de su negocio quiere generar empleo para ayudar a su familia.
San Lorenzo, Honduras - Junio del 2014.

Additional Information

Prisma Honduras, S.A.

This loan is administered by Prisma Honduras. Prisma is one of Kiva's first field partners in Central America and has funded over 2,500 entrepreneurs through Kiva since 2008. Prisma funds smaller than average loans for micro-entrepreneurs to help them grow businesses in urban and rural areas. To improve living conditions in Honduras, the organization strives to empower women who lack access to traditional financial services, and promotes solar panels to deliver clean, affordable electricity to rural areas. Through its four branches in southern and central Honduras, Prisma provides access to financial products to some of the poorest and most isolated communities in the country.


About Honduras

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 34
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,940,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Ena Yadira to buy detergent, bleach, bath soap, toothpaste, and toilet paper.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 21, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 18, 2015